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Author Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992.

Title Scary stories to tell in the dark : collected from folklore / retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Brett Helquist.

Edition Reillustrated edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, 2010.
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Description 113 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-111).
Contents The big toe -- The walk -- "What do you come for?" -- Me tie dough-ty walker! -- A man who lived in Leeds -- Old woman all skin and bone -- The thing -- Cold as clay -- The white wolf -- The haunted house -- The guests -- The hearse song -- The girl who stood on a grave -- A new horse -- Alligators -- Room for one more -- The wendigo -- The dead man's brains -- "May I carry your basket?" -- The hook -- The white satin evening gown -- High beams -- The babysitter -- The viper -- The attic -- The slithery-dee -- Aaron Kelly's bones -- Wait till Martin comes -- The ghost with the bloody fingers.
Summary Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings.
Audience 640L Lexile
Note 640L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 4.1 1 18788
Note Accelerated Reader MG 4.1 1 18788
Subject Ghost stories, American -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Horror stories -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Ghost stories, American.
Added Author Helquist, Brett.
ISBN 9780060835194
9780606149648 (prebind)
0606149643 (prebind)
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